Apple iPad Pro 11-inch vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2021) vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2020)

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

11.0 inches
12.9 inches
12.9 inches

Resolution:

2388 x 1668 pixels, 265 PPI
2732 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI
2732 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

83.08 %
85.43 %
85.51 %

Peak brightness:

600 cd/m2 (nit)
1600 cd/m2 (nit)
600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A12X Bionic APL1083
Apple M1
Apple A12Z Bionic APL1083

Processor:

Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 3100 MHz, 5 nm
Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Apple 7-core GPU
Apple 8-core GPU
Apple 8-core GPU

RAM:

4GB
8GB
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB, not expandable
128GB, not expandable
128GB, not expandable

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Tablet

OS:

iPadOS (13.x, 12.x)
iPadOS (14.x)
iPadOS (13.x)

Battery

Capacity:

7812 mAh
10758 mAh
9720 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Triple camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, BSI sensor)
12 MP (PDAF)
12 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F1.8

Second camera:

10 MP (Ultra-wide)
10 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4

Third camera:

ToF 3D depth sensing (Depth information)

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front:

7 MP (HDR)
12 MP (EIS, Wide Angle, HDR)
7 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

9.74 x 7.02 x 0.23 inches (247.4 x 178.3 x 5.8 mm)
11.05 x 8.46 x 0.25 inches (280.6 x 214.9 x 6.4 mm)
11.05 x 8.46 x 0.23 inches (280.6 x 214.9 x 5.9 mm)

Weight:

16.51 oz (468.0 g)
24.06 oz (682.0 g)
22.61 oz (641.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Materials & Colors:

Silver, Space Gray

Biometrics:

3D Face unlock
3D Face unlock
3D Face unlock

Keys:

Right: Volume control
Right: Volume control
Right: Volume control

Colors:

Gray, Silver
Silver, Space gray

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MirrorLink
TV-out

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO

USB:

Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Charging, Headphones port, OTG
Charging, Headphones port, Video out
Charging, Headphones port, OTG

Location:

Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS
Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, LiDAR scanner
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, LiDAR scanner

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Buyers information

Price:

$ 799
$ 999

In The Box:

USB-C Charge Cable (1 meter), 18W USB-C Power Adapter
USB-C Charge Cable, 20W USB-C Power Adapter
USB-C Charge Cable (1 meter), 18W USB-C Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 30, 2018
Apr 20, 2021
Mar 18, 2020
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